The second SmarTone Hackathon themed "Smart Properties" was held on 20 - 21 October 2018, aims at nurturing talents as well as promoting creativity and cross-industry collaboration. With a strong comeback, it has attracted over 100 developers, designers and start-ups from Hong Kong, the Greater Bay Area, South East Asia, Europe and America to compete head-to-head on the "Smart Life" or "Smart Property Management" challenge within 24 hours.
This year the Grand Prize goes to Petrack, a team of four formed by talents from Hong Kong, Mainland China and Israel, with a useful IoT solutions targeting the pet market. MallVision and Coupon Hunt are the first runner-up and second runner-up with prototypes featuring enhanced shopping experience.
Prizes for the three winning teams include a cash prize of HK$50,000, HK$30,000 and HK$20,000 respectively, latest technology gadgets from Microsoft and Samsung, as well as a fast-track interview opportunity for either the Cyberport Creative Micro Fund (CCMF) or the Cyberport Incubation Programme for the chance to receive seed funding.
For details, please visit www.smartonehackathon.com